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At Design 1st you will work alongside the industry’s most innovative minds on high-impact projects in an energetic and collaborative culture that fosters creative, practical solutions to new product ideas.

How to apply

We hire talented and passionate professionals providing a supportive work environment that our employees enhance, and our clients love. Our integrated team manages every step of our client's product development process, from concept through to electronics design, manufacturing setup, and production support.

If you’re an experienced product designer, engineer, embedded systems expert or simply passionate about physical product design please get in touch. We will post open positions when available but if none show you can still submit your job application request using the form below.

We keep all job requests on file and review applications frequently.

Open Positions:

You can view all positions we are actively seeking new recruits for below. Keep in mind we are always seeking motivated, passionate people - so if you don't spot an open position feel free to submit a job request form. We will keep them on file and review frequently.

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    We help business teams develop physical product ideas into working products.
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    • Is product partially designed already?
    • Is there a prototype model available?
    • Is this an existing product re-design or cost reduction?
    • Does the new product have wireless radio, connect to the internet? to smartphone? other?
    • Does product require more documentation for regulatory certifications, medical certifications?
    • Is your company new to hardgoods development?
    • Product challenges, risks, need for early research on difficult to figure out features?
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